Johnstown has a total population of 8,511 and a student population of 2,732. Of these students, 2,732 are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Fulton-Montgomery Community College is the largest forensic nursing school in Johnstown, based on student population. In 2010, Fulton-Montgomery Community College graduated approximately 38 students with credentials in forensic nursing.
A total of 38 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing from forensic nursing schools in Johnstown in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Johnstown's forensic nursing schools, you can expect to pay an average of $14,738 per year in instate tuition and $17,932 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $900 for forensic nursing related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Johnstown-based forensic nursing schools, you will have an added expense of $8,500 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $6,238.
If you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Johnstown, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 24 forensic nurses in New York were working in the greater Johnstown area. By the year 2018, the number of forensic nurses is expected to increase by 5% in Johnstown. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a forensic nurse in Johnstown is $75,190 per year, which is lower than the average for forensic nurses state-wide.
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